New report chronicles job loss impacts of privatization of MTS & acquisition by Bell 

For Immediate Release (Winnipeg, Treaty One). A new report published today by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives documents the economic impacts of the Manitoba Telecom Service (MTS) privatization and subsequent acquisition by Bell. 

The Manitoba government’s Homeless Strategy’s goals are worryingly modest when compared to what past governments have done

By Doug Smith

Remembering Jay Cowan, MLA and labour activist

by Doug Smith

The price of privatization at MTS: higher prices, fewer jobs

By Doug Smith A shorter version of this piece was published in the Winnipeg Free Press December 29, 2020

The Great Transformation: Social Housing in Manitoba

By Doug Smith